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Unforeseen Job Change? Don’t Let Your Finances Suffer

Many people who experience a sudden job change may face some personal finance challenges. Monthly bills, discretionary spending and current debt are just a...

Chart of the Week: It’s a Millennial Takeover! Or Is It?...

The behavior of millennials as it pertains to their financial lives was examined in Part I, and this part will dive more into the...
Education Statistics

Chart of the Week: Middle Class Going to College—but Not Graduating

Kids whose parents earn between $46,000 and $99,000 per year are not always graduating college, even within eight years. According to a recent study performed...
Top Wedding Cost Statistics 2014

Chart of the Week: Our Wedding Cost How Much?!

Planning for big life events has never been as important, especially considering the average cost of a wedding in 2014 eclipsed $30,000. According to...
Women Giving Birth as Related to Education

Chart of the Week: Motherhood on Pause for Educated Professionals

What is the ideal age for women to have children? Well, for the median age for first-time mothers with a master’s degree or better...
Home Buyers Across the Generations

Chart of the Week: Millennials Buying the Most Homes

We have been hearing so much about American millennials being saddled with college debt that it is encouraging to see they are also buying...

Chart of the Week: It’s the Right Time to be Looking...

If you have been waiting for a window to land a job—as if you were a double-dutch jumper trying to time the swing of...

Chart of the Week: Baby Boomers Overwhelmed by Millennials

This is the year that millennials will overtake baby boomers as the largest living generation. According to population projections released by the U.S. Census Bureau...

Chart of the Week: What Is Our Greatest Source of Stress?

We have so many obligations as Americans that it’s no wonder that things inevitably stress us out! The American Psychological Association recently published a...

Chart of the Week: Child Care Pinching the Family Budget

Rising costs for child care have rivaled and even surpassed many other family expenses, including housing, transportation and food, squeezing the household budget. Find more cost comparisons in...

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